Current vacancies
- School Business Manager
- Cleaner/Assistant Caretaker
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School Business Manager (part-time)
20 hours per week
Salary band - £25,000-£34,999
Closing date - Friday 6th August
Wivelsfield School is looking to appoint a highly motivated and dedicated School Business Manager to join our friendly team and help lead the school on all aspects of school finances. We would also welcome a candidate with experience who is working towards the qualification. Our current Business Manager is leaving to manage a federation of schools.
Wivelsfield is a very popular, oversubscribed school and we pride ourselves on being friendly and welcoming with a strong 'community ethos', where everyone is valued as an individual. The school is single form entry and benefits from spacious modern premises with extensive grounds. It is situated in the heart of the village, near both Haywards Heath and Burgess Hill and within a 30 minute drive of Brighton.
We are looking for:
- Someone with sound experience of financial and personnel management
- Knowledge of Health & Safety (training can be given for the right candidate)
- Excellent organisational, analytical and problem solving skills
- The ability to demonstrate excellent communication skills
- Someone who is approachable and friendly
- Confidence and experience in strategic planning
- An excellent working knowledge of ICT systems including SIMS
- Knowledge and experience of: School administration and management; finance; budget planning and implementation; procurement; human resources; facilities 
- Flexible and well organised
- Able to prioritise and manage time effectively
We can offer you:
- A friendly team of supportive staff and governors
- A forward thinking leadership team who welcome fresh ideas, honest values and a sense of teamwork
- A commitment to enable you to grow professionally and be part of a true learning culture.
- A commitment to promote a good work/life balance
Visits to the school are welcomed. Please email to make an appointment, or for any other queries regarding the position.
We look forward to welcoming you to Wivelsfield School. 
Cleaner/Assistant Caretaker
10-12.50 hours per week
Pro-rata salary £4,825-£6,025 
Closing date for applications - 6th August 2021
Interview date - as soon as possible
Wivelsfield School is looking for a cleaner to join our happy and dedicated team. The school is situated in the heart of the village, near both Haywards Heath and Burgess Hill and benefits from spacious and modern premises and grounds. We need someone who will take a real pride in ensuring the school building is maintained to a high standard.
The job includes:
-Cleaning the school each afternoon and occasionally locking it;
-Deep clean every main holiday
If this sort of work appeals to you and you are reliable and flexible; can get on with adults and children alike and are a good team worker, as well as being able to work using your own initiative, this could be the job for you. We can offer you training for this role and a supportive team. The job will be working alongside another cleaner.
To find more about the role or to arrange an informal visit, please telephone the school on 01444 471393 or email